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  • Conference Workshop to Focus on Restoring Bison to the Northern Plains

    A workshop, “Bringing Bison Back: America’s Last Big Game Challenge,” is scheduled for 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., Monday, March 12, at the 77th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference in Atlanta, Georgia.  It will examine the political, cu...
  • Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Establish Renewable Energy Leasing Process

    Early this month, a bipartisan group of western U.S. Senators introduced a bill that would create a leasing program for renewable energy development on federal public lands. The Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act of 2011 (S. 1775) is being led ...
  • CHAT Discussed by Western Governors' Wildlife Council

    Representatives from the energy industry, conservation groups and county planning offices recently told members of the Western Governors’ Wildlife Council (WGWC) that efforts to create the western regional “Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool” (CHAT) ar...
  • Conservation Leaders for Tomorrow Program in Full Swing

    In its seventh year, the Conservation Leaders for Tomorrow (CLfT) program is conducting 13 workshops—3 as professional development events for fish and wildlife agency personnel, 1 for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) employees, and 9 for Juniors, Se...
  • Interior Department Releases Next Phase of Solar Siting Review

    On October 27, the Department of the Interior (DOI) and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released a supplement to the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for Solar Energy Development.  The revisions make several key improvements to th...
  • 75th Anniversary of Fish and Wildlife Restoration Programs to be Highlighted at North American Conference

    On Wednesday, March 14, 2012, a special session focusing on the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration (WSFR) Program will be held at the 77th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference.  Titled “Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration 75th An...
  • What Better Christmas Gift for the Conservation Professional?

    Copies of the limited (500), numbered edition of the classic book, An American Crusade for Wildlife, still are available. To commemorate its 100th Anniversary, the Wildlife Management Institute (WMI) produced a new edition of An American Crusade for Wild...
  • Popular CSU Wildlife Short Course to be Held in Late March

    During the week of March 26-30, Colorado State University (CSU) will again offer its annual Wildlife Management Short Course, mainly for laypersons and agency personnel without wildlife training. The five-day short course, limited to 50 participants, is ...